Jobs at Honeypot

Current Vacancies:

The Honeypot Children’s Charity offers both respite breaks and outreach support to young carers and vulnerable children aged 5-12, many of whom would otherwise have nowhere to turn. At our two beautiful residential sites, children are able to choose from a range of ways to spend their break; swimming in our pool, playing on our adventure playground, riding bikes, visiting pets corner or baking special treats are just some of the ways in which these children are able to play, have fun, and make happy memories which they can cherish for years to come.

Apply now for the opportunity to make a difference to children who need it, and leave them with memories to cherish for years to come.


Dreamweaver/Residential Play Worker (Childcare)

£8.50 per Hour, Dolfor, Mid Wales

The Honeypot Children’s Charity is looking for Residential Play Workers to support disadvantaged children between the ages of 5 and 12 on overnight respite holiday breaks and outreach sessions in the community.

We’re looking for people who are positive and passionate about supporting young carers and vulnerable children, who work well in a friendly team, and are ready to adapt to any challenge. Creativity is good, enthusiasm is a must – you’ll be organising fun activities for children and engaging with them to boost their self-confidence.

The role will be predominantly based at our beautiful countryside respite home, Honeypot Pen-y-Bryn near Newtown in Mid-Wales. It’ll be here you’ll provide a variety of individual and group activities for children in safe, nurturing environments, with full access to the facilities available, including trampolines, the swimming pool (opening Autumn 2018), the arts and play space, bikes and go-karts and the adventure playgrounds.

You must have experience of working or volunteering with children in a group environment, and knowledge of Child Protection and Safeguarding. This role requires a DBS check. Further training can be provided.

We are recruiting for a mix of bank staff and 20 hour per week contracts. Hours will include weekends and school holidays.

Please click here for a downloadable Job Description and Person Specification.

Apply now for the opportunity to make a difference to children who need it, and leave them with memories to cherish for years to come.

To apply, please send us your CV with a brief covering letter telling us why you are interested in the role to info@honeypot.org.uk

 


Minibus Driver

£9 per hour, Hampshire, 10 hours per week worked as annualised hours

We’re recruiting a Minibus Driver to become a major part of the team that deliver respite breaks to the children we support! You’ll be collecting our children from designated pick-up points in London and Hampshire to safely take them to our respite home Honeypot House and back.

It’s absolutely crucial to the way we work and if you’re friendly, calm under pressure, good with children, and have a full clean pre-1997 driving licence, we would like to hear from you. If you have had MiDAS training and have experience of driving a minibus, that’s even better!

For the Job Description, click here.

Please note this post does require a DBS check.

Apply now by sending a CV and covering letter to info@honeypot.org.uk to help make a real difference to young carers and vulnerable children. Deadline – Friday 11th May 2018.


Minibus Driver

£9 per hour, Dolfor, Mid Wales, 10 hours per week worked as annualised hours

We’re recruiting a Minibus Driver to become a major part of the team that deliver respite breaks to the children we support! You’ll be collecting our children from designated pick-up points in Manchester, Birmingham, Bristol, Wales and the surrounding areas to safely take them to our respite home Honeypot Pen Y Bryn and back.

It’s absolutely crucial to the way we work and if you’re friendly, calm under pressure, good with children, and have a full clean pre-1997 driving licence, we would like to hear from you. If you have had MiDAS training and have experience of driving a minibus, that’s even better!

For the Job Description, click here.

Please note this post does require a DBS check.

Apply now by sending a CV and covering letter to info@honeypot.org.uk to help make a real difference to young carers and vulnerable children. Deadline – Friday 11th May 2018.